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June 2015 – Paid for Time

Dear Stefanie:
       I am my sister’s caregiver. She doesn’t have the ability to manage her affairs. Our brother – her only other relative – lives far away. 197 more words

Estate Planning

[Health Rx] Taking Care of Your Care Takers

Back a few months ago when my parents were visiting for Christmas break, we broke into one of our typically deep dinner-prep conversations that usually span topics like life philosophy, religion, love, politics, and basketball.   1,100 more words


Reaching more Chicas

As our children’s programs go into operation this spring, we have decided to make sure more caretakers of children in need realize they can use our program. 48 more words


Emotion Ocean

I went to see dad yesterday. I ended up there 45 minutes before I could go in, so fortunately the psychiatrist sat down with me for a bit. 181 more words



I woke up this morning just like every morning, having my coffee and reading. It was 3:00 am this time. My father didn’t wake up until 7:00. 706 more words


5.3 ft. Pre-Lit Female in a Box

I woke up this morning crying. I cried through coffee. I cried through texting a friend. I cried through cooking breakfast. I cried while sitting in my living room alone. 354 more words


Packing Tips For A Caregiver

One thing I’m getting use to – Packing! If you’re a care giver like myself and you’re traveling to a hospital, the last thing on your mind is “did I remember to pack that”? 550 more words